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A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere     Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks

     

Around Edinburgh

The Meadows

 

Engravings

Published 1890

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  The Meadows

The Meadows

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  The Burgh Loch

The Burgh Loch

The Meadows

 

Bandstand

Dismantled 1950

Bandstand in The Meadows - 1945

1945

Bandstand

Bandstand at The Meadows being dismantled by Edinburgh Parks Dept, 1950

1950

Bandstand + workers

Bandstand at The Meadows being dismantled by Edinburgh Parks Dept, 1950

1950

Bandstand + worker

 

     

RAF Display

1965

   RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Late mark Griffon engined Spitfire

   RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Hawker Hunter

   RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Hawker Hurricane

RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Gloster Javelin

RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Bristol/Ferranti Bloodhound AA
Missile

RAF Display  -  The Meadows, 1965

Westland Whirlwind
a licence- built version of the
Sikorski S55 helicopter

   RAF Display  -  The Meadows, 1965

Hawker Hurricane

RAF Display  -  The Meadows, 1965

Dog Handling

           

Doll's Pram in the Meadows

Jerome Photo  -  Pat Woolley with doll's pram in the Meadows, around 1938-39

c1933

Pat Woolley

Jerome Photo  -  Pat Woolley with doll's pram in the Meadows, around 1938-39

c1934-35

Pat Woolley

 

Postcards

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Jawbone Walk, West Meadows 

J R Russell

Jaw Bone Walk

Postcard in P W & M Vello Series  -  Meadow Walk

Vello Series

Meadow Walk

Postcard in P W & M Vello Series  -  Jaw Bone Walk, The Meadows

Vello Series

Jaw Bone Walk

 

May Day Parade

The march from Princes Street and George IV Bridge approaches the Meadows, down Middle Meadows Walk 

 

 

Preparing for the Beltane Festival

The Beltane Festival was to be held on Calton Hill the following evening

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

 

The Moscow State Circus

August 2006

The Moscow State Theatre gave performances in their tent on The Meadows in August 2006, during the Edinburgh International Festival

 

Cherry Blossom in and around The Meadows

May 2008

Boys Brigade Walk

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

Coronation Walk

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008 The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

Jawbone Walk

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

Coronation Walk and Jawbone Walk

Infra-red Film

Jawbone Walk, The Meadows, Edinburgh, May 2005  -  Infra-red film

Jawbone Walk

Sepia Photo

  

 

Crocusees

March 2014

The eastern end of
Melville Drive

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

 

New Construction at Quartermile

May 2008

Middle Meadow Walk

   

New Buildings beside Middle Meadow Walk  -  May 2008

New Buildings beside Middle Meadow Walk  -  May 2008

 

Police Boxes around The Meadows

May 2008

Melville Drive

Police Box in Melville Drive beside the entrance to Jawbone Walk in The Meadows

Police Box in Melville Drive beside the entrance to Jawbone Walk in The Meadows

Middle Meadow Walk

Coffee Bar and Police Box on the corner of Middle Meadow Walk and Lauriston Place

Police Box at Lauriston Place, and Police Box Coffee Bar at the northern end of Middle Meadow Walk

 

 

Infrared Photos

April 2015

Infrared photo  -  Training in The Meadows

Training - 1

Infrared photo  -  Training in The Meadows

Training - 2

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Training - 3

Infrared photo  -  Picnics in The Meadows

Picnics

Infrared photo  -  Free Lemonade in The Meadows

Free Lemonade

InfraRed photo   -  Looking from Marchmont Road, across Melville Drive to TRhe Meadows

View from Marchmont Road

 

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EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere     Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks